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Scots shipping boss is linked to previous sinking

Escapees from the Rabaul Queen in life rafts. Picture: Getty

Escapees from the Rabaul Queen in life rafts. Picture: Getty

  • by MARK HIRST
 

A SHIPPING owner from ­Scotland, who has been charged with 162 counts of manslaughter in Papua New Guinea following the loss of one of his ships, had a history of poor safety standards and had previously been involved in another fatal sinking, it has been alleged.

 
 
 

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